Kristin has a bachelor in horn performance from the University of Tennessee. She is a freelance horn player and lessons teacher. In 2006, she began work at Rush's as an instrument cleaner and in 2014 was promoted to sales associate. In 2017, she became the manager of Rush's West.
Sales Associate & Road Representative
Mike has played the trumpet since he was in the seventh grade. In 1989, he graduated from Cleveland High School. He also played with the University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland Band while attending. He is now lead trumpet player in the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra. He has been with Rush's since 1998.
Michael has been playing fiddle for 31 years. In 2016, he graduated with an AFA in violin performance from Pellissippi State. He has been with Rush's since 2016.
West Brass Technician
Jim is a graduate of Clinton High School and plays trumpet. Fresh out of the University of Tennessee he joined the army, then 20 years later he came back to Knoxville and started work at Rush's in 2004.